Banks honored at UNCP as first black student to graduate with degree

Banks honored at UNCP as first black student to graduate with degree

PEMBROKE — Former Bladen County resident Sylvia Baugham Banks was greeted in a “homecoming celebration” at UNC-Pembroke during the M...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Misspelled note on pickup apologizes for ‘anger isusesh’

CARBONDALE, Colo. (AP) — Police in western Colorado say a man battered somebody else’s pickup with a baseball bat and then left a note ack...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Cops warn of cows trying to sell dairy products after escape

SUFFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Police in a Connecticut town are reminding people to not open their doors to “any unfamiliar cattle” after a ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


The heart is your emotional, moral and spiritual center

The heart is your emotional, moral and spiritual center

Here is a personal exercise for you, an experiment of sorts that will reveal more about how impressionable you are than maybe you wish to know. It onl...

February 24th, 2017 |  


American flag has 51 stars for Pence visit to European Union

BRUSSELS (AP) — The Star-Spangled Banner looked more starry than usual during one of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s appearances in Bruss...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Jeep stuck in sand dune for 40 years to be removed this week

TRURO, Mass. (AP) — A Jeep that has been stuck inside a Massachusetts sand dune for 40 years is set to be removed.The Cape Cod Times reports the...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Single mom dresses the part at ‘Dads and Donuts’ event

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A single mom is generating attention online after she donned a mustache, dressed up like a dad for a school breakfast ev...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


West Bladen announces its honor roll students

West Bladen High School recently announced its second nine-week honor roll.— Superintendent’s List: Summer Addington, Kassidy Anderson, Ka...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Bladen Soil and Water Conservation District announces contest winners

ELIZABETHTOWN — Bladen Soil and Water Conservation District awarded a pair of $500 scholarships to high-school seniors planning to attend colleg...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


CHURCH CALENDAR

CHURCH CALENDAR

Feb. 25—The Baldwin Branch Missionary Baptist Church clothes closet will be open from 8 to 11 a.m. ​The food pantry, “From His Table...

February 23rd, 2017 |